Karen Bernard: excerpts from repertory

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Karen Bernard: excerpts from repertory
Bernard, Karen (Choreographer)
Franklin, Aretha (Musician)
Lang, K. D. (Kathy Dawn), 1961- (Singer)
Orbison, Roy (Singer)
Streisand, Barbra (Singer)
Kelley, Eileen (Director)
Chambers, Wendy Mae (Composer)
Prince, Liz, 1961- (Costume designer)
Williams, Brooks (Arranger)
Bernard, Karen (Dancer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1992 - 1994
Table of Contents
Illusion or reality? (ca. 16 min.) / direction, Eileen Kelly ; Work: music, Wendy Chambers ; costume, Liz Prince ; If I were a rich man ; The shirt: music, Aretha Franklin ("Who's zoomin' who?"), deconstructed by Brooks Williams ; costume, Liz Prince -- Roy, k.d., Gilbert and George and me (ca. 5 min.) / direction, Kelly ; music, "Crying," sung by Roy Orbison and k.d. lang -- Blocks (ca. 3 min.) / direction, Kelly -- Footsteps on the (ca. 11 min.) / direction, Kelly ; music, "Teardrop," sung by Little Richard, deconstructed by Williams ; ranch hand, Mark Deliatoni ; costume, Liz Prince -- Strange dear (ca. 9 min.) / work-in-progress ; music, excerpts from Ladies who lunch, sung by Barbra Streisand, and Kiss me, Kate.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3285
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4652 (former)
Bernard, Karen
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: conceived, choreographed and performed by Karen Bernard.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at various locations (including Judson Church, New York).
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (48 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Compilation of excerpts from five solo dance works, preceded by a montage.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176437
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 325a2830-7900-0134-9945-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1992: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Karen Bernard" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1992 - 1994. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dcfde4f0-a9fd-0133-0856-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Karen Bernard" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 21, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dcfde4f0-a9fd-0133-0856-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1992 - 1994). Karen Bernard Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dcfde4f0-a9fd-0133-0856-60f81dd2b63c

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Karen Bernard